Reussella spinulosa   (Reuss,  1850) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Buliminida
Family:Reussellidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Verneuilina spinulosa Reuss, 1850

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Agatti Atoll (Lat: 10.85) (Long: 72.18) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suhelipar Atoll (Lat: 10.07) (Long: 72.25) INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Mahuva INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• West Coast (Lat: 15.49) (Long: 73.44) INDIA (Depth: 56 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) Lakshadweep Islands biodiversity strategy and action plan (Version: 3)
  • Rao, KK; Sivadas, P; Narayanan, B; Jayalakshmy, KV and Krishnan Kutty, M (1987) Distribution of foraminifera in the lagoons of certain islands of the Lakshadweep Archipelago, Arabian Sea Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Publications and Information Directorate, CSIR, New Delhi 16(3) 161-178 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, KK and Balasubramanian, T (1996) Distribution of foraminifera in the Cochin Estuary Journal of Marine Biological Association of India 38 (1&2) 50-57 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2207/2/J_Mar_Biol_Assoc_India_38_50.pdf
  • Rao, KK and Srinath, M (2002) Foraminifera from beach sands along Saurashtra coast, north west India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 44 (1 & 2) 22-36 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Nigam, R; Prasad, V; Mazumder, A; Garg, R; Saraswat, R and Henriques, PJ (2009) Late Holocene changes in hypoxia off the west coast of India: Micropalaeontological evidences Current Science Current Science Association vol.96(5) 708-713 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2610

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